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| Hong Kong Confirms A Second H7N9 Bird Flu Case|
Hong Kong late yesterday confirmed its second case of deadly H7N9 bird flu. A mainlander aged 80 who lives in the boarding city of Shenzhen tested positive for H7N9 in a Hong Kong hospital on Friday while seeking treatment for a chronic illness, the government said late yesterday. Some 140 people died in a H7N9 outbreak in the mainland earlier this year that wreaked havoc and caused billions of ...
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 04:44:38 -0800
| Hong Kong quarantines 19 people over second bird flu case|
Hong Kong (AFP) - Hong Kong on Saturday quarantined an additional 19 people after the city confirmed its second human case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu, less than five days after it confirmed its first, officials said.
Sat, 07 Dec 2013 08:13:51 -0800
| Hong Kong confirms second case of H7N9 bird flu in a week|
Hong Kong has confirmed its second case of the deadly H7N9 bird flu, days after the first, as the virus spreads beyond mainland China, authorities said on Friday night. The victim, an 80-year-old man from the neighboring Chinese city of Shenzhen, is in a stable condition in a hospital in Tuen Mun on the outskirts of Hong Kong and will be transferred to an isolation facility. "There is no ...
Fri, 06 Dec 2013 07:22:58 -0800